Sara Andon

Flutist SARA ANDON is an international soloist and recording artist known for her ravishing tone and deeply engaging musical interpretations. A versatile performer in many music genres including solo, chamber, symphonic, opera, ballet, new music, jazz and Broadway, she has performed with numerous ensembles such as the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Pasadena Symphony, LA Master Chorale and Hollywood Bowl Orchestra as well as all over the world in major music festivals and on TV /radio broadcasts. She is also a sought-after recording musician in the Hollywood studios scene and can be heard on countless documentaries, video games and movie soundtracks. A graduate from USC and Yale, she has also performed with many new music ensembles on several contemporary music series including Green Umbrella, Ojai Music Festival, Hear Now, New Music New Haven, California E.A.R Unit, Jacaranda – Music at the Edge, Synchromy and People Inside Electronics. She is also the solo flutist of the new Los Angeles contemporary music ensemble “Brightwork New Music” and is principal/solo flute with the Redlands Symphony and is the Artist Teacher of Flute at the University of Redlands School of Music and Idyllwild Arts Academy. She is a featured soloist in live concerts in the United States, Europe, and China and here in Los Angeles and has recorded music of J.S.Bach, Mozart, Debussy and Schoenberg as well as some of the most current contemporary composers on the new music concert scene. In addition to performing traditional classical concerto repertoire, she has performed Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Steven Stucky´s brilliant Double Flute Concerto with renown flutist Ransom Wilson at Zipper Hall in Los Angeles. She is also the featured soloist for Varese Sarabande Record Label Live Concerts (the largest film score record label in the world), premiering many new concert suites for solo flute and orchestra of classic film scores of legendary composers such as Elmer Bernstein, Alex North, Lee Holdridge and Henry Mancini as well as new scores that many current film composers are writing for her. She also has recently recorded a brand new flute concerto now out on Albany Records: “California Concertino” by Los Angeles composer Bevan Manson for Flute Solo and Chamber Orchestra with the Hollywood Studio Symphony. In addition, she has also recorded with several incredible artists ranging from Placido Domingo to pop duo Daft Punk for their 2014 Grammy-winning album “Random Access Memories,” as well as Grammy-winning artists, composer/ jazz pianist Billy Childs and cellist YoYo Ma. She can also be currently heard as the solo flutist on the blockbuster “IT MOVIE” and  the new Star Trek Discovery. For more info on this artist, please visit: www.facebook.com/sara.andon.3